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Medieval Studies

Rutgers University

48 months
29736 USD/year
29736 USD/year
12536 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Medieval Studies program of Rutgers University is an interdisciplinary program. You will learn from and work with internationally recognized faculty across many university departments such as Art History, Classics, History, Religion, Philosophy and Romance, and Germanic language.


The Medieval Studies program of Rutgers University undergraduates the opportunity to study with internationally recognized scholars. Our medievalists work in diverse fields from Music to Political Science. The program includes both major and minor concentration options.

What can I do with a Medieval Studies major or minor?

The critical analysis of societies and cultural products of the past helps us understand the present and imagine the future. A wide-reaching, multi-cultural historical perspective is an invaluable tool for facing 21st century challenges.

A liberal arts education with a concentration in Medieval Studies opens onto a wide range of careers including advertising, archeology, archives, architecture and civil engineering, arts and entertainment, auctioneering, business, communication, cultural resource management, data analysis, digital information, design, documentary editing, education and higher learning, information management, fashion, film, historic preservation, journalism, law, libraries, marketing, multimedia production, museums and historical organizations, philanthropic foundations, nonprofit associations, professional research, public service, publishing, resource development, sales, tourism, web content writing, world heritage preservation, and much more.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Medieval Civilization
  • The Bible in Aramaic
  • Classical Literatures of Africa, the Middle East, and South Asia
  • Storytelling in the Muslim World
  • Western Art History (pre-history to 1400)
  • East Asian Civilizations: Premodern Era

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
  • A $70 non-refundable application fee is required
  • Self-Reported Academic Record (SRAR)
  • Due to the uncertainty of future test dates and availability of standardized tests, Rutgers will make submission of SAT and ACT test scores optional
  • English Proficiency Examination Requirements
  • Letters of recommendation are not used for admissions consideration

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    29736 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14868 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    29736 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14868 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    12536 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6268 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for New Brunswick

1204 - 2963 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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